About Us

Finland is well known for the long traditions in sustainable forest management  The forests provide the Finnish sawmills with excellent certified raw material.

Wood from finland

Promoting Finnish excellence

Wood from Finland – program promotes Finnish sawn softwood and its applications in selected market areas and segments. The main objectives of the program is to form new business partnerships between the global timber trade and Finnish companies and, to enhance  the existing mutually beneficial co-operation between business partners.

The best Finnish specialists  with the most relevant technical and commercial expertise are working with the Wood from Finland program and are pleased to share their know-how with potential partners in the timber markets around the world.

The program is implemented in co-operation with Business Finland and the Finnish Sawmills Association.

Wood From Finland Mission

Our mission is to help Finnish sawmills and wood industry companies to develop new networks, find new business opportunities and collaborative models in the global wood market.

finnish sawmills association

The Finnish Sawmills Association promotes the interests of the independent sawmill industry. Its membership consists of about 30 companies from all over Finland. Practically all of them are family businesses with a human face.

The Finnish Sawmills Association promotes the business activity of its members by looking after their interests. The Association aims to make the Finnish independent sawmill industry known as one of the most important branches of the national economy and as a profitable and responsible branch based on entrepreneurship and sustainability; and to make sawmills known internationally as reliable and forward-looking partners. The Association monitors changes in the business environment, as well as anticipating and informing about them.

Business finland

Business Finland offers Finnish companies a unified customer journey for innovation activities, internationalization, investments, and tourism promotion.

Business Finland is an accelerator of global growth. We create new growth by helping businesses go global and by supporting and funding innovations. Our top experts and the latest research data enable companies to seize market opportunities and turn them into success stories.

what do we do

Services for producers and their customers

PRODUCERS

We serve sawmills, further processed goods manufacturers and other wood working industry companies.

  • Business opportunities
  • Market information
  • Promotion
  • Visibility

CUSTOMERS

We offer solutions to furniture manufacturers, construction companies and other wood industry companies.

  • New Partners
  • Webinars
  • Consultation
  • Training

INDUSTRY

We spread data, information and knowledge of Finnish sawn timber and associated produts.

  • Networking
  • Export promotion journeys
  • Market surveys
  • Collaborative models

Experts

Meet Our Team

Our experts are ready to answer your questions.

Contact information.

Kai Merivuori

Kai Merivuori

Managing Director

FINLAND

Anna Ni

Anna Ni

Senior Advisor

CHINA

Zerui (Ria) Gu

Zerui (Ria) Gu

Junior Advisor

CHINA

Dharmesh Sharan

Dharmesh Sharan

Senior Advisor

INDIA

Johanna Autio

Johanna Autio

Project Manager

FINLAND

Contact

Inquiry

Send an inquiry and our specialists will help you as soon as possible. 

Wood From Finland

Wood from Finland is a national promotion program for Finnish sawn timber operated by Business Finland and Finnish Sawmill Association.

Contact

Get In Touch

+358 20 779 0961
info@woodfromfinland.fi